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    Department of Applied Chemistry

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  • B.Sc. Chemistry
  • B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry




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    Staff Directory Result 23 record(s) found.
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    Name: PROF. HARUNA KAITA
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    Name: EKANEM E. J.
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    Name: JACOB A. GOWON
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    Name: DR. TIJJANI ALI
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    Name: ALISI IKECHUKWU OGADINOMA
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    Name: DR. OLUWOLE JOSHUA OKUNOLA
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    B.Sc. Chemistry

  • B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry

  • ACADEMIC CURRICULLUM
    100L First Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. CHM111 Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry 2 Core
    2. CHM161 First Year Practical Chemistry I 1 Core
    3. GST111 Communication in English I 2 Core
    4. GST121 Nigerian Peoples, Culture and Anti-Cultism/Social Vices 2 Core
    5. GST131 Introduction to Computer Studies 2 Core
    6. PHY111 General Physics I 2 Core
    7. PHY121 Experimental Physics I 1 Core
    8. PHY131 Electricity, Magnetism and Modern Physics 2 Core
    9. MTH111 ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS 1 3 Core
    10. BIO111 General Biology I 3 Core
    11. BIO121 First Year Practical Biology I 1 Core
    12. CHM101 Introduction to General Chemistry 2 Core
             

    100L Second Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. CHM162 First Year Practical Chemistry II 1 Core
    2. GST112 Communication in English II 2 Core
    3. GST122 Use Of Library, Study Skills & Information Communication Technology 2 Core
    4. GST132 Logic, Philosophy and Human Existence 2 Core
    5. CMP112 Introduction to Computer Programming 2 Core
    6. BIO112 General Biology II 3 Core
    7. PHY112 General Physics II 2 Core
    8. PHY122 Experimental Physics II 1 Core
    9. MTH112 Elementary Mathematics III 3 Core
    10. CHM122 Introduction to Physical Chemistry 2 Core
    11. CHM132 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 2 Core
             

    200L First Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. GST211 History and Philosophy of Science 2 Core
    2. GST221 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 2 Core
    3. CHM201 Bonding, Molecular Structure and Symmetry 3 Core
    4. CHM211 Inorganic Chemistry II 2 Core
    5. CHM221 Chemical Kinetics 2 Core
    6. CHM261 Second Year Practical Chemistry I 2 Core
    7. CMP221 Computer Programming I 3 Core
    8. BCH201 General Biochemistry I 3 Core
    9. MTH221 Elementary Differential Equations I 3 Core
             


    200L Second Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. BCH202 General Biochemistry II 3 Core
    2. GST212 Introduction to Entrepreneurial Studies 2 Core
    3. CHM222 Chemical Thermodynamics 2 Core
    4. CHM232 Organic Chemistry 2 Core
    5. CHM242 Analytical Chemistry 2 Core
    6. CHM252 Polymer Chemistry 2 Core
    7. CHM262 Second Year Practical Chemistry II 2 Core
    8. CMP212 Computer Programming II 3 Core
    9. GST222 Communication in French 2 Core/Optional
    10. GST232 Communication in Arabic 2 Core/Optional
    11. PHY222 Electromagnetism 3 Elective
    12. PHY252 Energy and Environment 2 Elective
             

    300L First Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. ICH351 Industrial Chemical Processes 2 Core
    2. CHM301 Organic Reaction Mechanisim 2 Core
    3. GST311 Introduction to Entrepreneurship Skills 2 Core
    4. ICH361 Field Trip and Technical Report Writing 1 Core
    5. CHM311 Coordination Chemistry 2 Core
    6. CHM321 Electrochemistry, Extraction and Protection of Metals 3 Core
    7. CHM341 Non _Aqueous Solvents 2 Core
    8. CHM361 Third Year Practical Chemistry 1 Core
    9. CHM371 Natural Products Chemistry 2 Core
    10. CHM391 Instrumental Methods of Analysis 2 Core
    11. ICH341 Water Treatment and Analysis 2 Core
    12. CHM331 Stereochemistry and Conformational Analysis 2 Elective
    13. CHM351 Applied surface and Colloid Chemistry 2 Elective
    14. CHM381 Carbohydrate Chemistry 2 Elective
    15. ICH331 Colour Chemistry and Technology 2 Elective
             

    300L Second Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. CHM390 SIWES 6 Core
             

    400L First Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. CHM491 Group Theory and Symmetry 2 Core
    2. CHM471 Advanced Organic Reaction Mechanisms 2 Core
    3. CHM463 Fourth Year Practical Chemistry 2 Core
    4. CHM401 Quantum Chemistry 2 Core
    5. CHM411 Nuclear and Radiation Chemistry 2 Core
    6. CHM421 Physical Organic Chemistry 2 Core
    7. CHM441 Environmental Chemistry 2 Core
    8. CHM451 Applied Spectroscopy 2 Core
    9. CHM431 Seminar 1 Core
    10. CHM481 Heterocyclic Chemistry 2 Core
    11. ICH451 Petroleum Chemistry & Petrochemical Technology 2 Elective
    12. ICH461 Industrial Chemical Technology 2 Elective
    13. CHM461 Agrochemicals 2 Elective
             

    400L Second Semester
    S/n Course Code Course Title Credit Unit Category
    1. CHM402 Statistical Mechanics 2 Core
    2. CHM412 Organometalic Chemistry 2 Core
    3. CHM432 Organic Synthesis 2 Core
    4. CHM490 Research Project 6 Core
    5. CHM492 Analytical Atomic Spectroscopy 2 Core
    6. CHM462 Photochemistry and Pericyclic reactions 2 Core
    7. CHM472 Crystallography and X-ray Diffraction 2 Elective
    8. CHM482 Food Chemistry 2 Elective
             


    COURSE DESCRIPTION OR SYNOPSIS
    BCH201 General Biochemistry I 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Water: structure and hydrophilic interactions amongst water molecules; The ionic product of water-pKw; acidity, alkalinity and the concept of pH; pH, the body buffer systems, and their effects on cellular activities; Chemistry, structures, and function

    BCH202 General Biochemistry II 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Introductory Enzymology: Michaelis-Menten equation and its derivation and modifications; the kinetic parameters- Km and Vmax and their significance for a given enzyme. Chemistry and structure of fatty acids and lipids. Chemistry, structure, nomenclature o

    BIO111 General Biology I 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Cell structure and organization, Functions of cellular organelles, Diversity of organisms, General reproduction. Inter relationships of organisms, Heredity and evolution, Elements of Ecology.

    BIO112 General Biology II 3 Credit Unit
    Description: A general survey of the plant and animal kingdoms based mainly on similarities and differences in anatomy, Physiology and Ecological adaptations.

    BIO121 First Year Practical Biology I 1 Credit Unit
    Description: Microscopy: Types of microscope, using the microscope, guidelines for making biological drawings, Morphology and classification of representative members of different classes of the kingdom monera, protista, fungi (mycota), animalia and plantae.

    CHM101 Introduction to General Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Atoms, molecules and chemical reactions; Chemical equations and stoichiometry; Atomic structure and periodicity; Modern electronic theory of atoms; Valence forces and chemical bonding; Inter molecular forces; Kinetic theory and gas laws; Basic chemical Ki

    CHM111 Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Periodic table and periodicity of elements; Inorganic chemistry of hydrogen, the noble gases, groups 1,2 and 13-17 elements

    CHM122 Introduction to Physical Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Units and measurements in physical chemistry; States of matter and change of state; Gases and their properties; Chemical equilibria; Thermochemistry; Chemical kinetics; The scope of thermodynamics; The first and second law of thermodynamics; Enthalpy, ent

    CHM132 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Historical survey of the development and importance of organic chemistry; Scope of organic chemistry; Determination of molecular formula and molecular structure; Electronic concepts (inductive effect, resonance, dipolemoments); Hybridization of the carbo

    CHM161 First Year Practical Chemistry I 1 Credit Unit
    Description: Theory and practice of volumetric/quantitative and inorganic qualitative analyses

    CHM162 First Year Practical Chemistry II 1 Credit Unit
    Description: Melting points and boiling points determination; Heats of solution and neutralization; Solubility and solubility curves; Organic purification methods; Reactions and qualitative analyses of organic functional groups

    CHM201 Bonding, Molecular Structure and Symmetry 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Idea of quantum states; Orbital shapes and energy; Simple valence theory; Hybridization; Electron-repulsion theory; Atomic spectra; Methods of determining molecular shapes, bond lengths and angles; Structure of compounds of some representative main group

    CHM211 Inorganic Chemistry II 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Definition and general characteristics of the transition elements; Chemistry of the d-block transition elements (1st, 2nd and 3rd rows); Magnetic properties and metal-metal bonds; Theories of transition metal complexes; Complexes of first row transition m

    CHM221 Chemical Kinetics 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Review of first, second and third order rate equations; Rate constants and equilibrium constants; Collision theory; Transition state theory; Reaction co-ordinates; Uni-molecular reaction theory; Bimolecular reaction mechanisms; Chain reaction mechanisms;

    CHM222 Chemical Thermodynamics 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Reversible processes and Chemical equilibria; Thermodynamic systems; The laws of thermodynamics; Spontaneous chemical processes; Gibbs free energy function, entropy; thermodynamics of multicomponent systems; Chemical potential and partial molar quantities

    CHM232 Organic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Electronic theory in organic chemistry; Stereochemistry (enantiomers, diastereomers, meso compounds, optical activity, racemates); Electrophilic and nucleophilic substitution reactions (SN1; SN2 and E1; E2 reactions); Chemistry of alcohols and alkyl halid

    CHM242 Analytical Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Theory of errors; Statistical treatment of data; Theory of sampling; Systematic and random samples; Sample reduction; Classical methods of analysis including titrimetry and gravimetry; Physiochemical and optical methods of analysis; Separation methods; El

    CHM252 Polymer Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Classification of polymers; Polymer nomenclature; Nature, structure and properties of polymers; Monomers and their sources; Polymerization processes, condensation-, addition-, free radical-, bulk solution-, emulsion-, and stereospecific- polymerization; P

    CHM261 Second Year Practical Chemistry I 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Analysis of complex materials like cement, bleach, ores and alloys; Preparation of inorganic compounds and their characterizations by spectroscopic methods; Ion- exchange chromatography; Complexes; Solvent extraction; Conductometric and potentiometric me

    CHM262 Second Year Practical Chemistry II 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Experiments in physical chemistry covering areas such as phase equilibria, chemical kinetics, electrochemistry, surface tension and inorganic preparation and analysis covering acid, base and redox systems.

    CHM301 Organic Reaction Mechanisim 2 Credit Unit
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    CHM311 Coordination Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Definition, Recognition and application of co-ordination compounds; Nomenclature, co-ordination formula and isomerism in complexes; Stereochemistry of complex molecules; Theories of structure and bonding; Physical methods of structural investigation; Magn

    CHM321 Electrochemistry, Extraction and Protection of Metals 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Electrolytic conduction; Transport numbers and ionic mobility; Debye-Huckel theory of electrolytic conduction; Concept of activity of ions in solution; Simple emf measurements and applications; Electrical double layer; Charge transfer processes; Potential

    CHM331 Stereochemistry and Conformational Analysis 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Conformation of alkanes; Barrier to interconversion of stereoisomers; Stereselectivity and stereospecificity; Molecular dissymmetry: allenes, spiro-compounds and diphenyls; Conformations of cyclic molecules; basic principles of conformational analysis; Ph

    CHM341 Non _Aqueous Solvents 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Classification and general characteristics of solvents; Solute- solvent interaction; Protonic solvents; Oxyhalide solvents; Liquids; Dinitrogen tetroxide; Sulphur dioxide etc.

    CHM351 Applied surface and Colloid Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Definition of colloid and history of colloid development; Some general principles relating to surfaces; Electrical potentials; Adsorptive forces; Solid-gas interface and solid-liquid interface; Types of colloids; Polymers; Proteins; Gas association colloi

    CHM361 Third Year Practical Chemistry 1 Credit Unit
    Description: Experiments in chemical thermodynamics, colloid chemistry, metal extraction and mineral processing

    CHM371 Natural Products Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Chemistry and synthesis of pyrols, thiophen, furans, pyridines, terpenoids, carotenoids, steroids, lipids, alkaloids, antibiotics, flavonoids, prostaglandins and chlorophylls; Other natural products of pharmaceutical importance; General methods of isolat

    CHM381 Carbohydrate Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Definition, structure, nomenclature, physical and chemical properties; Sugars; General reactions; Preparations, reactions and mechanisms; Configuration and stereochemistry; Epimers, mutarotation, anomers. Conformations of carbohydrates; Relative reactivit

    CHM390 SIWES 6 Credit Unit
    Description:

    CHM391 Instrumental Methods of Analysis 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Spectroscopic/spectrophotometric techniques in chemical analysis including UV-Visible, X-rays, flame and fluorescence methods; NMR and ESR; Refractometry and interferometry; Polarimetry; Polarography; Potentiometry; Calorimetry.

    CHM401 Quantum Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Postulates of quantum mechanics; Operators; Angular momentum; Schrodinger equation; Eigen functions and eigen values; Ground and excited states; Spin and Pauli principle; Solution of the hydrogen atom; Atomic spectra; Self-consistent field theory: computa

    CHM402 Statistical Mechanics 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Maxwell-Boltzmann Statistics; calculation of thermodynamic properties; Partition functions; Heat capacities; Entropy; Equilibrium constants; Use of spectroscopic data; Transition state theory; Quantum effects.

    CHM411 Nuclear and Radiation Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Natural radioactivity; Nuclear fusion, fission and decay processes; Nature of radiation. Nuclear models, energetics of nuclear reactions; Purification of isotopes; Principles of radiation and radioisotopes detection and measurement; Applications of radioa

    CHM412 Organometalic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Classification of organometallic compounds of main group elements; Organometallic compounds of the 2nd and 3rd row transition elements; Preparation, reactions and structures of organometallic compounds of alkali metals and transition elements, including a

    CHM421 Physical Organic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Aromaticity and Huckel (4n+2) rule; Concept of resonance; Factors affecting reactivity of organic compounds in substitution and elimination reactions; Determination of organic reaction mechanisms; Neighbouring group effects; Hammett plots; Isotope effects

    CHM431 Seminar 1 Credit Unit
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    CHM432 Organic Synthesis 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Importance of organic synthesis and planning for synthesis; Retrosynthesis; Synthetic tree and synthones; Critical review of important reactions leading to the formation of carbon-carbon bonds; Placement of desired functional groups in their proper positi

    CHM441 Environmental Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Concepts of elementary cycles; The Hydrosphere – physical and chemical properties of water; Distribution of chemical species and chemical equilibria in aquatic systems, humic substances; Heavy metals in surface water; Water pollution and waste water treat

    CHM451 Applied Spectroscopy 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Quantum theory of rotation and vibration; Principles and applications of Microwave, IR, Raman, UV- visible, Mass and NMR spectroscopy to the determination and elucidation of structures of organic compounds; General introduction to electron spin resonance;

    CHM461 Agrochemicals 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Types and chemistry of agrochemicals; Synthesis and production of selected agrochemicals; Local sourcing of agrochemicals and their residual effects on the environment; Natural agrochemicals.

    CHM462 Photochemistry and Pericyclic reactions 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Interaction of radiation with matter; Electronic excitation; Fluorescence and phosphorescence; Selection rules; Deactivation routes; Sensitization; Quenching; Photofragmentation; Oxidation; Reduction; Rearrangement; Pericyclic reactions and Molecular orbi

    CHM463 Fourth Year Practical Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description:

    CHM471 Advanced Organic Reaction Mechanisms 2 Credit Unit
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    CHM472 Crystallography and X-ray Diffraction 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Origin, classification and chemistry of drugs; Structure-activity relationships; Synthesis of drugs and drug design; Natural products drugs; Characterization, synthesis and extraction of bioactive compounds from medicinal plants

    CHM481 Heterocyclic Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Introduction to heterocyclic chemistry; Three membered rings with one heteroatom (epoxides, azirididne, episulfides); Four- membered rings with one heteroatom (oxetanes, ?-lactams); Aromatic heterocyclic compounds (furans, pyrroles and thiophenes); The sy

    CHM482 Food Chemistry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Definition of food; Classification, structure, nomenclature, physical and chemical properties of proteins, carbohydrates and lipids. Extraction/isolation of starch, sugar and vegetable oils; Vitamins, additives, colouring, sweetening, flavour and aroma su

    CHM490 Research Project 6 Credit Unit
    Description: Students will choose topics under the supervision of a lecturer. The project will be for two semesters and a report shall be submitted before the beginning of final year examinations. Students will be subjected to both seminar and oral presentations on th

    CHM491 Group Theory and Symmetry 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Review of molecular symmetry operations; Definition of groups; Molecular symmetry groups representations; Introduction to the mathematical structure of groups; Group representations; Detailed study of groups Cn, Dn, C?V and Full rotation group; Applicatio

    CHM492 Analytical Atomic Spectroscopy 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Lattices and crystal systems; Symmetry in crystals; Primitive and non-primitive cells; Lattice directions and planes; The stereographic projection; Diffraction directions and methods; ; Intensities of diffraction beams; Application of x-ray diffraction me

    CMP112 Introduction to Computer Programming 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Types of Programming languages, Introduction to BASIC, Constants and Variables, Control Structures, Arrays, Functions and subroutines, Data Files and Introduction to Computer Graphics. Student should write, debug and execute programs using a chosen elemen

    CMP212 Computer Programming II 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Principle of good programming; structured programming concepts. Debugging and testing; string processing, internal searching and sorting, Data structures, Recursion. C++ programming language or any other similar language should be used in teaching the abo

    CMP221 Computer Programming I 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Introduction to problem solving methods and Algorithm development; designing coding, debugging and documenting using techniques of good programming language style, computer organization; programming language and programming Algorithm development. A widely

    GST111 Communication in English I 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Effective communication and writing in English Language skills, writing of essay answers, Comprehension, sentence construction, outlines and paragraphs, collection and organization of materials, punctuation.

    GST112 Communication in English II 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Logical presentation of papers, phonetics, instruction on lexis, art of public speaking and oral communication, figures of speech, precise, report writing.

    GST121 Nigerian Peoples, Culture and Anti-Cultism/Social Vices 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Nigerian history, culture and arts in pre-colonial times, Nigerian’s perception of his world, culture areas of Nigeria and their characterictics, evolution of Nigeria as a political unit, indigene/settler phenomenon, concepts of trade, economic self-relia

    GST122 Use Of Library, Study Skills & Information Communication Technology 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Brief history of libraries, library and education, University libraries and other types of libraries, study skills (reference services). Types of library materials, using library resources including e-learning, e-material, etc, understanding library catal

    GST131 Introduction to Computer Studies 2 Credit Unit
    Description: History and development of Computer Technology. The why and how of computers. Computer types: Analogue, Digital, and Hybrid, Central preparation, Equipments: Keypunch, starter etc. Data Transmission, Nature, speed and error detection. Data capture and val

    GST132 Logic, Philosophy and Human Existence 2 Credit Unit
    Description: A brief survey of the main branches of Philosophy symbolic Local Special symbols in symbolic logic-conjunction, negation, affirmation, disjunction, equivalent and conditional statements law of tort. The method of deduction using rules of inference and bi-

    GST211 History and Philosophy of Science 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Man- his origin and nature, man and his cosmic environment, scientific methodology, science and technology in the society and service of man, renewable and on-renewable resources – man and his energy resources, environmental effects of chemical plastics,

    GST212 Introduction to Entrepreneurial Studies 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Introduction to entrepreneurship and new venture creation, Enterpreneurship in theory and practice; Forms of business, Staffing, Marketing and new venture; determining capital requirements, Raising capital; Financial planning and management; starting a ne

    GST221 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Basic concepts in peace studies and conflict resolution, peace as vehicle of unity and development, conflict issues, types of conflict, e.g. ethnic/religious/political/economic conflicts, root causes of conflicts and violence in Africa, indigene/settler p

    GST222 Communication in French 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Introduction to French, French Alphabets and Sounds – Writing and Pronounciation, French Syllabus –Writing and Pronounciation, French Words – Writing and Pronunciation, Phrases, Simple Sentences and Pharagaraphs, Conjuction, dialogue Advance Study of Sent

    GST232 Communication in Arabic 2 Credit Unit
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    GST311 Introduction to Entrepreneurship Skills 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Some of the ventures to be focused upon include the following: 1. Soap/Detergent, tooth brushes and tooth paste making 2. Photography 3. Brick, Nails, screws making 4. Dyeing/textile blocks paste making 5. Rope making 6. Plumbing 7. Vulcanizing 8.

    ICH331 Colour Chemistry and Technology 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Colour and chemical constitution; Properties of dyes and pigments; Classification of dyes and fibres; Azo dyes; Mordant dyes; Vat dyes; Pigments; Relationship between structure and dyeing properties; Principles of dyeing processes; Technical terms used in

    ICH341 Water Treatment and Analysis 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Sources of natural water and standard specifications for quality of water for different applications; Physical, chemical and biological characteristics of water and wastewater; Chemical processes for water treatment; Domestic wastewater treatment; Methods

    ICH351 Industrial Chemical Processes 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Production of primary and intermediate products; Synthesis of industrial raw materials of organic origin; Synthesis of industrial organic chemicals: polymers, adhesives, dyes, explosives, pesticides (herbicides, insecticides and fungicides), flavouring ag

    ICH361 Field Trip and Technical Report Writing 1 Credit Unit
    Description: This is to enable students...

    ICH451 Petroleum Chemistry & Petrochemical Technology 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Chemical reactor theory; Main types of reactors and their fields of applications; Introduction to reactor design: single ideal reactors, design for single reactors and multiple reactors; Temperature and pressure effects; Introduction to design of heteroge

    ICH461 Industrial Chemical Technology 2 Credit Unit
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    MTH111 ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS 1 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Elementary set theory, subset, union, intersection, complements, Venn diagrams. Real numbers; integers, rational and irrational numbers, mathematical induction, real sequences and series, theory of quadratic equations, binomial theorem. Complex numbers; a

    MTH112 Elementary Mathematics III 3 Credit Unit
    Description: Function of a real variable, graphs, limits and idea of continuity. The derivative as limit or rate of change. Techniques of differentiation. Extreme curve sketching. Integration as an inverse of differentiation. Methods of integration, Definite integrals

    MTH221 Elementary Differential Equations I 3 Credit Unit
    Description: First order ordinary differential equations. Existence and uniqueness. Second order ordinary differential equations with constant co-efficient. General theory of nth order linear equations Laplace transforms, solutions of initial value problems by lap lac

    PHY111 General Physics I 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Units and dimensions, scalars and vectors, linear and circular motion; velocity, acceleration. Laws of mechanics and gravitation, simple applications. Conservation of energy, momentum; work, power, simple harmonic motion, simple pendulum. Moment of inerti

    PHY112 General Physics II 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Concepts of heat, temperature; measurement of temperature, clinical thermometer. Heat capacity, specific heat, latent heat, calorimetry. Gas laws; kinetic theory of gases. Thermal energy, isothermal and adiabatic changes. Conduction, convection, radiation

    PHY121 Experimental Physics I 1 Credit Unit
    Description: This introductory course emphasises quantitative measurement, the treatment of measurement, errors and graphical analysis, reading and repeated readings, best value, mistakes, discrepancy, systematic errors, detecting systematic errors, use of the mean. R

    PHY122 Experimental Physics II 1 Credit Unit
    Description: A continuation of the treatment of experimental errors and analysis. Mean square error, standard deviation, sample and set standard errors, meanings and uses. Frequency distribution, histogram and frequency data curve, least square errors and curve – fitt

    PHY131 Electricity, Magnetism and Modern Physics 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Electric charge, Coulomb’s Law, electric field, electrostatic potential. Energy in an electric field, capacitors, dielectrics. Electric current, potential difference and electromotive force. Ohm’s law, potentiometer, metre bridge, Wheatstone bridge. Magne

    PHY222 Electromagnetism 3 Credit Unit
    Description: General concepts – divergence, curl, gradient theorems, Stokes theorem, introduction to curvilinear coordinates. Electricity and electrostatics. Electric field; potential and electricity of discrete and continuous distribution of charges, dielectrics and

    PHY252 Energy and Environment 2 Credit Unit
    Description: Lectures and 15 Excursions Energy and power; principles, demands and outlook, transformation of energy and its costs, thermal pollution, electric energy from fossil fuel, hydroelectric generation; principles and problems. Costs, capacity, storage, reserv
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